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captioning funded by cbs good morning. it is friday, september 30th, 2016. welcome to "cbs this morning.? what caused a packed commuter train to slam into a station during rush hour? we are getting new details on and witnesses describe how they pulled injured passengers from the wreckage. >> one of the country's most read newspapers urges anyone to vote for anyone but donald trump. they launch an attack against hillary clinton and a former miss universe. >> we are on top of the world's highest and longest glass bridge. china hopes the breath taking view will do more than shatter
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we begin this morning with a look at today's "eye opener." your world in 90 seconds. i thought we were going to die and didn't think we were getting out. >> i heard screams coming and terror. >> the conductor came off and he was completely bloody. >> the investigation into the deadly new jersey train crash. >> what we know the train came in at a high rate of speed and crashed through all of the b barriers. >> the destruction is really significant. >> his efforts to do business in cuba appeared to violate u.s. law. >> she and her financial backers although do anything, say anything, lie about anything to keep their grip on power. >> he soared to incredible heights. >> world leaders are gathering in jerusalem for the funeral of shimon peres. >> sha shimon accomplished a lot of things. >> you think today's stuff? it's coming. >> who is paying for it? who is taking responsibility for
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don't come tell me you're sorry! >> hurricane matthew in the caribbean threatening the island. >> 80-mile-per-hour winds and makes a big, hard turn to the north. >> little monsters rejoice. >> lady gaga takes the stage for the super bowl halftime show. >> all that. >> he goes the distance. caught it! >> it's a cincinnati win. 22-7. >> we should talk about the debate. did you watch it? >> and all that mas. name any world leader when asked who his favorite head of state was. >> even dennis rodman could name his favorite foreign leader. >> forget running for president. i'm not sure gary johnson should be allowed to vote. >> on "cbs this morning." >> a heckler at the ryder cup pulled off an incredible move. >> the europeans dared him to putt up or shut up.
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ryder cup history. announcer: this portion of "cbs this morning" sponsored by toyota. let's go places. ? welcome to "cbs this morning." charlie rose is on assignment. so anthony mason is here. >> good morning. >> good to have you here. investigators at the scene of the deadly train accident outside of new york are looking to the engineer for answers. a new jersey transit train of commuters crashed into the hoboken terminal yesterday and one woman in the station, fabiola bittar de kroon, was killed. more than 100 others were hurt. >> the train was makingity final stop at hoboken across the hudson river. officials say it was going very fast and jumped the barriers and landing on the platform. jim axelrod has more.
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be able to fully spp the damage until they remove a portion of the damaged roof that still sits on the train in the terminal behind me. trains are supposed to approach the station no masfaster than 1 miles an hour. the officials don't know how fast this train was going yesterday when it pushed onto the platform during rush hour. the force of new jersey transit train 1614 tore apart the concourse inside >> i thought we were going to die. i didn't think we were going to get out. >> reporter: passengers climbed out of the wreckage after the thursday morning crash amid wires, glass, and toppled beams. >> we tried to clear the way for the people that were bleeding more to get out first. >> the train just didn't stop. >> reporter: surveillance video shows the train approximately 40 minutes before the crash. new jersey transit officials say the train made up of four passenger cars at a locomotive entered hoboken terminal on
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of speed and it jumped over several barriers at the end of the track. >> it went over the bumper bl block, basically through the air. >> reporter: fabiola bittar de kroon died in the accident. the 34-year-old was hit by debris in the station. more than a hundred others were hurt, including 48-year-old thomas gallagher, the train's engineer. officials say gallagher is cooperating. the ntsb will interview him and piece together a time line of his actions in the 72 hours befo investigators removed one of the locomotive event recorders or black boxes from the wreck app. >> from the event recorder we hope to get information such as speed and breaking. >> they will examine two cameras on the front and back of the train. more than 15,000 new jersey transit riders pass through the hoboken terminal every day and some of those commuters, along with first responders, helped prevent further tragedy. >> i would like to applaud all
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a magnificent job, once again. today is another situation for us to deal with, but when we work together, there is nothing that we can't accomplish and nothing that we can't overcome. >> reporter: complicating the investigation, the ntsb says there are now concerns over the building's structural integrity stemming from a water leak that started following the crash. investigators expect to be on the ground here in hoboken for the next seven to ten days. anthon the head of a trauma center that saw dozens of patients says quick action from bystanders and emergency personnel was crucial. all of the passengers on the train survived. the woman who was killed was a lawyer and a mom who had just dropped her daughter off at day care. demarco morgan is hoboken also with the details on the devastating crash. >> reporter: ordinarily people
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trainship train station behind me. despite the unsteady ceiling bof them and live wires below them, many sprung into action at the height of rush hour. as soon as the commuter train crashed the work to get people out began. 250 passengers were packed inside the new jersey transit train. many were shaken. some were bleeding. >> i think everybody took probably about a good five seconds after that happened and was just like, okay, what just happened? >> reporter: michael larson entered the first car. and we were trying to get, you know, as many people out. i assisted in maybe three or four. >> reporter: you say america's man, i'm not lying. >> everybody color ran to try to help. >> reporter: 34-year-old fabiola bittar de kroon, the married mormg mother of a toddler was on the platform and killed by falling debris. she was a native of brazil and recently moved to hoboken. she had a husband and a child.
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that loss. >> reporter: people left through downed ceilings and live wires and asbestos coated debris. >> for trauma, it's about the golden hour. getting them to your trauma center within the first hour and that is what saves lives. >> reporter: governor chris christie said the people of new york and new jersey were tested by the event. >> regular commuters left the safety of where they were standing to rush to the train to injured people off the train. this region has developed a resilience that is admired by the rest of the world. >> reporter: there are 21 people that remain in hospitals right now. governor christie says there is a coordinated approach of between state and local investigators, and the new jersey transit system's first priority is always public safety. >> demarco, thank you.
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who is vice chair of the national transportation safety board early this morning when she arrived on the scene. what have you learned so far? >> so it's still pretty early on. but what we are doing is we are finding out how to make the scene as safe as possible so that our investigators can actually get in there. the canopy is actually collapsed on to the train and it's a push/pull configuration where there are three passenger cars with a locomotive at the end. and with that, able to get the recorder out of the locomotive, but we are going to have to wait to get parts of the canopy removed, and so that we can safely access the rest of the cars. >> when do you hope to have some answers? >> we get answers all along the way. what we are doing today is we are having our organizational meetings with all of the people who will -- all of the groups
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from various different organizations, and with that factual collection of data, then we take all of that back. we will be on scene for about seven to ten days, and then -- but that doesn't stop the investigation. one the on-scene part is done, we go back and we keep using that information to do our own independent analysis. >> bella dinh-zarr, thank you for your time. >> thank you. in our next hf van cleave looks at why the train in hoboken didn't have the appropriate train technology that could prevent accidents. >> one of the most-read newspapers is breaking tradition and endorsing anyone but donald trump. "usa today" is taking a stand on a presidential election. the editorial board is telling voters not to vote for trump. the paper does not endorse any candidate and has critical word for clinton.
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quote, by unanimous consensus, unfit for the presidency. the election is 39 days away. people in 11 early voting states are already casting ballots. nancy cordes is in ft. pierce, florida, where both candidates are battling for votes. >> reporter: good morning. clinton will be speaking at this theater several hours from now but a crowd has already began to gather. florida is a handful of battleground states where the clinton camp is hoping to use its organizati e supporters like these to the polls well before election day. >> it's a great honor to have her sporting me. she is going to go vote early today. >> reporter: ruly stein decked out her walker and cast voting on the first day of voting in iowa. >> i'm 103. that is the reason i vote early. i'm not taking any chances. >> reporter: she and other
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from a rally in des moines to a polling place and a highly orchestrated effort to run up clinton's vote efforts in battleground states, six weeks before election day. >> are you ready to go to the polls. >> reporter: later on her campaign plane, clinton was asked about her favorite world leader. >> oh, let me think. oh, no. >> reporter: she was expecting the question one day after it stumped her libertarian opponent gary johnson. >> who is your favorite foreign leader? >> i'm having a brain -- >> >> clinton named angel merkel. >> she has been an extraordinary, strong leader. >> reporter: in new hampshire, trump fielded the same question. >> well, i think merkel is a really great world leader, but i was very disappointed that when she -- this move with the whole thing on grags. >> reporter: trump has been highly critical of merkel saying at one point she is ruining >> hillary clinton wants to be
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prompted "usa today" to announce not that they are endorsing clinton, but, quote, disendorsing trump. in an eight-point take-down, the editorial board called trump a dangerous demagogue who is ill equipped to be commander in chief and a serial liar. on clinton, the board split are some expressing reservations about her sense of entitlement and lack of candor and extreme carelessness. running mate mike pence to issue a rebuttal to that disendorsement in the paper. he called donald trump a bold leader, comparing him to ronald reagan who, pence said, also made some republicans uncomfortable initially with his unique style. >> nancy, thank you so much. donald trump is not letting go of the controversy over his comments about a former miss universe. he lashed out on twitter overnight to attack alicia
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the beauty queen's weight. major garrett is here with the trump's latest attacks. major, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. early this morning, about 5:15 a.m. precisely, donald trump fired off a trio of tweets personally attacking former miss universe alicia machado. one tweet he calls her a con. writes that hillary clinton using her as, quote, a paragon of virtue shows bad judgment and trump urges his some 12 million twitter followers to look into a sex tape and as become a u.s. citizen so she could use her in the debate? this, of course, all began when hillary clinton brought up trump's own words about machado at the first presidential debate and reminding he referred to machado as, quote, miss piggy. as owner of the miss universe competition, trump sought a weight loss campaign for ma chau
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accused of threatening a judge but never charged on either county. this episode, once again, underscores there is only really one person running the trump campaign, donald trump. but those around him are trying to rein him in and bringing in new jersey governor chris christie to try to help trump prepare for the second debate, giving him attack lines because trump respects the way christie took down marco rubio before the new hampshire primary and his advisers same thing in preparation for round two. >> everybody says chris christie is a very good debater. >> he is but it's all about the focus that donald trump brings to the task and he didn't bring a requisite focus the first time around' those who wish he would. it's entirely up to him and whether he believes the lost the first debate, which i'm still not convinced he does and if he does, does he need to change his methods? until trump changes himself, those around him only struggle with the topic. >> we did learn today he likes
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tweet. >> early morning tweeting, no doubt about that. >> at 5:15 pres scisely, you sa. got it. world leaders said good-bye to israeli former president and prm sh prime minister shimon peres. holly williams is in jerusalem at the funeral. >> reporter: good morning. shimon peres was a giant of by building up its military, but also a tireless peace maker. they came to jerusalem from all over the world. presidents and prime ministers to pay their final respects to a man who tried to bring peace to his people and to the middle east. >> shimon accomplished enough things in his life for a thousand men. he understood it is better to live to the very end of his time on earth with a longing not for
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that have not yet come true. >> reporter: palestinian leader mahmoud abbas was also here today shaking hands with israeli's prime minister benjamin netanyahu. as israeli's foreign minister, shimon peres opened secret negotiations with the palestinians, which led eventually to the oslo accords signed in 1993 on the white house lawn. the first agreement between israeli and the palestinians pa. it won prize but didn't deliver lasting peace in the middle east. >> now he is gone. leaving only a blessed memory and a powerful example. that's more than enough. >> reporter: bill clinton called him our complicated brilliant friend. >> shimon was being interviewed by charlie rose and he looked at
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serve a softball up to you. and watch you hit a home run. what do you want your legacy to be? and ed, i'm more concerned about tomorrow than yesterday. >> reporter: shimon peres was laid to rest just a short while ago here atop mt. herzi and along with other israeli leaders. >> holly williams in israeli, thank you. a teenager accused of carolina elementary school is due in court this morning. the officials have not named the 14-year-old because of his age. a judge will decide if he can be freed on bail. he is also accused of killing his father at home before shooting two students and a teacher on wednesday at townville elementary school. jacob hall is still in critical condition and authorities are trying to determine a motive. >> hurricane matthew
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stronger today. it hammered puerto rico yesterday with heavy wind and rain and triggered floods and landside. a teenager was killed in the nation of st. vincent. matthew is heading west across the caribbean and could turn north. the national weather service says it's too soon to determine if it will affect the u.s. an investigation finds police abuse of confidential databases. how some officers run searches
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space probe that mission is to smash into a comet. >> the end of a from the lower little river. amy. >> hi. we are in spring lake behind me you can see the lower little river and how high that river is. just yesterday, you couldn't even see this area. all of it would have been underwater. the bridge totally submerged. fortunately, now, the water has receded just a little bit. this is east manchester road closed. i have reached out to the mayor to get an update on the situation here. we are going to continue to monitor the situation closely, and we'll have another update coming up in a little bit. for now, we are live in spring lake. i'm amy cutler, cbs north carolina. >> thank you. some of the damage she's showing you here is one of the reasons that school systems are seeing closings. that includes cumberland county and fort bragg schools. they are closed today. hoke county schools are on a two-hour delay along with moore county schools.
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>> well, my best advice is going to be to keep those umbrellas with you for just one more day, but let me tell you, it will be considerably drier today. here is a live picture from our neighborhood network. as we look towards downtown raleigh, look at all that fog making the tops of the buildings disappear this morning. that's going to slow you down on area roads. we want to talk about our satellite radar composite, though. right now, we have isolated showers moving across portions of person county, down then we have another band of showers kind of coming together around portions of harnett, cumberland, right along the hoke and moore county line. light rain, but we know in those areas, very drenched from yesterday's record-setting rain. those areas do not need any more rain. let's get to the visibility. look at this. a tenth of a mile in reford around portions of hoke county. three tenths of a mile there. same situation in fayetteville.
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also a half a mile in goldsboro. we are look at 7-day forecast. high today of 82. a few storms possible this afternoon and then considerably drier for the weekend ahead. 7:28 right now. let's check in with allie. good morning, i-40 busy but moving pretty well for 728 tame time in the morning. if you take a look at maps through raleigh, we have a crash that is slowing things down as you head on u.s. 64 on the northbound side at partially blocked due to some road work going on there. through durham, roads look pretty good. still seeing a lot of green, which means you are going close to the speed limit, if not the speed limit. 95 moving well through fayetteville. look at your westbound drive times if you are heading on 540 from u.s. 64 to glenwood avenue, 18 minutes there. back outside to i-40 at miami boulevard, again, another busy area, but so far, things are
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? libertarian candidate gary johnson was giving a television interview and he was unable to name a single foreign leader. >> gary's excuse is that he was having an aleppo moment. if you don't know, a few weeks ago, in another interview, he was famously stumped when he didn't know aleppo of gaps when you're gary johnson and you go, oh, man i just pulled a gary johnson! >> things might be looking up for gary johnson because it was just announced that former nickelodeon star melissa joan hart has been named chair of his connecticut campaign. that's right. clarissa. it's perfect because he could really use someone to explain it all to him. >> it's an interesting moment
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looking at how does it affect the anti-hillary or anti-trump vote? many people were going to the libertarian candidates and if they don't-- >> interesting to see how they respond to that. welcome back to "cbs this morning.? could yesterday's train crash in new jersey have been prevented? the railroad is trying to install life saving technology on tracks nationwide. kris van cleave looks into why there is a delay. the investigation reveals a databases. hundreds of law enforcement officers and employees have been punished. ahead, how one victim says she was relentlessly harassed by a former sergeant. time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. "usa today" reports on shares of deutsche bank plunging in european trading today. the stock fell as much as 8% to a record low. some investors believe the german bank may need a government bailout to settle fines by the u.s. justice department.
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fund were moving their business out of the bank. deutsche bank may have to pay $14 billion over its sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis. "the washington post" reports on the ceo of wells fargo facing new calls to resign over the bank's aggressive sales practices. lawmakers hammered john stumpf on capitol hill yesterday and one even suggested he should be in jail and compared him to a suspected bank robber. >> did wells fargo steal from a million to 2 million other customers? yes or no. >> in some cases, they did. >> do you know this guy? apparently, he robbed your bank. he's in jail as we speak. they get all of the money back. only simple question -- what the heck is the difference between you and mr. holmes? >> interesting analogy. stumpf is forfeiting $41 million
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that is not enough. "the new york times" says a space probe has just plunged into the comet it has studied the last two years. scientists celebrated the successful outcome this this morning at the european space agency in germany. the rosetta wasn't designed to land so its mission ended with the crash. it was sent into space to discover new insights about the early the new jersey train crash is, a train control has not implemented in any of new jersey transit trains or on tracks. in august, federal regulators said the system was in place in five railroads. kris van cleave explains why installing the technology has been such a struggle. >> reporter: good morning. positive train control is not new. it's been around for decades. the government mandated all railroads have it installed by the end of last year.
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the cost and technical difficulties with installing it, the deadline was pushed back. investigators will try to determine if positive train control could have prevented the speeding new jersey transit train from smashing into the hoboken station. >> that is absolutely one area that we always look into for every rail accident. as you know, the ntsb has been recommending positive train control to our -- for 40 satellites and radio towers and ground sensor. if it detects a train is going too fast or operating unsafely, on-board computers will kick in to slow it or stop it. in january, amtrak showed us how the technology works using hemorrhage simulator. when it's deeping you take over. >> if you don't brake action it will take over control of the
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locomotives and 22% of passenger track miles. as of last may, commuter railroads have spent nearly a billion dollars installing the pricey technology. new jersey senator cory booker is frustrated by the slow progress. >> we don't need any more warnings and we don't need any more accidents. it's a matter of getting it done. >> reporter:? 2011 in hoboken also, at least 30 people were injured in an accident involving a p.a.t.h. train. two years later one derailed in and in may, 2015, eight died and more than 200 were hurt when this amtrak train derailed in philadelphia. investigators say p.t.c. would likely have prevented them all. the american public transportation association says commuter railroads are 100% dedicated to p.c.t. but the final price tag is more money
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implement p.c.t. it's not expected to be in use at least 2018. gayle? >> maybe they will rethink that one. thank you, kris. the associate press investigates find confidential police databases have been used by some police officers to obtain information that has nothing to do with daily police work. the findings show some police run searches on romantic partners and business associates and journalists and family members. don dahler is here with the details. >> reporter: good morning. access to a wide range of information, including a addresses, phone numbers, criminal histories. and driving record, which is all critical information when used appropriately. but as the investigation uncovered, there are sometimes illegitimate searches that remain unchecked. after being harassed for nearly a year, 30-year-old alexus decontainy said she was violently attacked by hearse ex-boyfriend, a former sergeant with the akron, ohio, police,
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>> he raped me and attacked me and strangled me until i was unconscious. he made known in writing, via text message and social media that he was coming to kill me. >> reporter: using confidential police databases, she says paul had access to private information that made the stalking even more relentless. >> i tried changing my number several times. and he would just get this other app on his phone where he could call me from his phone, but it would come up different numbers. i would try to go hide and stay and he would find me. >> reporter: paul is now serving four-year probationary sentence after pleading guilty to charges that was the unlawful use of a law enforcement database. a crime that can be difficult to track. >> it is often difficult to distinguish a questionable search from the millions of legitimate searches that law enforcement officers do every day. >> reporter: an investigation by the associated press found that between 2013 and 2015, law enforcement officers and
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or resigned more than 325 times for the misuse of police databases. they received lesser punishments over 250 times. chuck gallop is a former police officer who was disciplined for database misuse. he says officers were encouraged to practice searching on innocent subjects. >> i have spoken to officers who went through that training at the time and they were told pull out your high school yearbook and start running people and get used to the system p.m. it's new in this and use it. monitors the use of databases but in the case of alexus decontainy, it's often when a crime has been committed that such incidents are revealed. >> there needs to be some sort of checks and balances, some sort of way to hold these officers that have complete discretion accountable for this information they have at their fingertips. >> reporter: because eric paul accepted a plea deal, he could be released before his four-year sentence is up. as for alexus, she started a go
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stalker be back on the streets. >> very scary! thank you, don. too many tourists force the world's highest glass bridge to close. ahead, we are high above a chinese gorge for the reopening of the landmark after safety upgrades. if you're heading out the door, watch us live through the cbs all-access app on your digital device. you don't want to miss gayle's interview with pioneer hollywood
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1st in teacher pay... 44th in per-student spending... or that governor mccrory tried to cut education funding to its lowest budget share in over 30 years. it's why thousands of teachers are moving out of state. as governor, i'll make schools the priority again. schools my mom would be proud of. a popular and for some of us, terrifying tourist spot in china reopened this morning. this glass bridge was closed earlier this month for safety upgrades after tourists flooded its span. it's nearly a thousand feet above a gorge and is considered the world's highest and longest glass bridge. adriana diaz spoke with tourists who dared to take the view below. >> good morning!
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both at the same time! for the 8,000 people who paid to come each day, it's a view they will likely never forget. it's got everyone acting like they are kids again. china's newest tourist attraction is a selfie dream come true. that is if you can handle it. it's okay, it's okay. central china is now the world's highest and longest, stretching more than 1,400 feet. turning stomachs. i'm trying to rationalize with this and tell my brain it's safe. just doesn't feel right. and leaving visitors amazed. are you scared? no, i think it's great, said this man. >> i feel a little scared that, you know, i'm strong enough.
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>> reporter: this scenery inspired the floating mountains in the blockbuster "avatar." the bridge could have been an inspiration for hitchcock's vertigo. for protect the glass booties are required and high heels are banned and tickets are limited. after opening in august, the bridge closed for a month because of overcapacity. last year, a different glass walkway in china shut after a panel shattered. >> once you get used to it, it's not that scary. >> reporter: here, vice general manager joe chen says they are not taking any chances. >> there are three layers of the glass panels and each layer can actually withstand more than 40 tons. >> reporter: to prove it, this summer, officials had visitors try to smash the glass with a sledge hammer and ride a car over it just to "drive" home the point. but chen says the bridge is more than just a tourists attraction.
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does that make you feel proud? >> yes. this bridge will represent the creativities and infaventing ne power to china. >> the bungee jump is not opened yet benefit the world's longest fashion runway. watch out new york fashion week, there is a new catwalk in town. for "cbs this morning," adriana diaz, in >> are you comfort now? >> not even kind of. i don't want to do anything where they say it's breath taking and tiriving at the same time. >> 20 layers of glass, i might walk across it but three layers? >> we can bungee jump off of it. >> i will cheer you on. no thanks. a new poll says nearly half of americans are scared to death of going blind. but too many of us are not trying to keep our eyes healthy.
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is ahead. a panda pile up. look at this, gayle! >> ah! >> why 23 young cubs are lined up on a tanble and you'll see hw one stole the show. first, it's good morning to you. we are tracking a few showers, even a little lightning now being detected across portions of cumberland into harnett county. these rain showers starting to puck up for us. we also are looking at rain across persons county. thiss could even see a few storms this afternoon, and foggy to add to it. visibility less than a half a mile around fayetteville, rayford. high today of 82 announcer: this portion of "cbs this morning" sponsored by toyota. let's go places! ? my brother and i have always been rivals. we would dream about racing each other, in monaco.
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i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. i'd look her right in that fat ugly face of hers. she's a slob. she ate like a pig. a person who's flat chested is very hard to be a 10. does she have a good body? no. does she have a fat [expletive]? absolutely. north carolina news starts now. >> good morning. here is what's making hed lines right now chl we move to some severe weather this we have covering throughout the week really, and we want to talk to you about some school closings that are happening in much of our area. still feeling if effects of the
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well as fort bragg schools are closed today. hoke county schools and moore county are a two-hour delay. the transportation state secretary is heading to harnett county the tour some of the areas damaged. a news conference is scheduled for next week where the fbi will talk about the erica parsons case. they found the teen aes remains in south carolina this week. she was reported missing in 2013 after having not been seen since 2011. we don't have been filed in this case. michelle obama will be the next big name to campaign for hilary clinton. the campaign isn't saying exactly where or what time yet. we take a turn now to weather where we hope we will final lie see sunshine out there. >> it'll be very spotty today. more sunshine over the weekend ahead. let me start you off with a live picture outside this morning. 7 p degrees. still pretty foggy for many around the area.
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showers gain momentum over the past hour or so. let me bring you into oo closer look. lee county moving right towards san ford. heavy rain there chl look at this, the lightning starting to pick up across southern portions of harnett county. this thunderstorm capable of producing winds in excess of 40 pilings per hour. also, we are looking at large-size hail associated with this storm as well. if you are heading in this direction or ifs where you are commuting from this morning, please take your time cht heavy rain extending down toward also lights showers towards the fayetteville and hope mills area. i've been talking about the fog. here's the late ers check on visibility. below two miles. three tenths o f a mile around fayetteville and pinehurst. we are also looking at very foggy conditions along the 95 corridor. that's a half a mile visibility in lieu wisburg, close to three tenths of a mile in rocky mount, half a mile in goldsboro. your 7-day forecast will show this. 82 our afternoon high.
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as we head into the weekend ahead, we'll be right around 80, considerably drier. the dry air continues into the start of next week. 7:59 right now. good morning. i-40 at rock quarry road moving quite well for 7:59 in the morning on a friday. not too busy out there. we'll take you to our maps. we have a couple crashes but nothing really tieing things up too badly. martin luther king jr. boulevard at pull road, it's what's on your mind are they safe? it's on ours, too. i'm josh stein. it's why in the attorney general's office, i worked to protect children from online predators. why, in the senate, i wrote the safe schools act. toughened penalties for domestic abuse. and led the effort to expand the dna database, to put more rapists behind bars. as attorney general, protecting families will be job one. josh stein.
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? good morning. it is friday, september 30th, 2016. welcome back to "cbs this morning.? there is more news ahead, including the hard hitting presidential race. donald trump launches a new attack thimo first, here's a look at today's "eye opener" at 8:00. >> investigators won't be able to fully inspect the damage until contractors remove a portion of the damaged roof. >> despite the unsteady ceiling bof them and the potential of live wires below them, many people sprung into action. >> if the government mandated all railroads have it installed the end of last year, but that deadline was pushed back. >> florida is where the florida camp is hoping to use its
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polls. >> what kind of difference do you think it will make? everybody says chris christie is a very good debater. >> it is but it's about the focus that donald trump brings to the task. >> a giant of israeli politics, shimon peres was laid to rest here atop mt. herzi. >> as the investigation uncovered, there are sometimes illegitimate searches that remain unchecked. it's breathtaking and terrifying at the same time. i terrifying at the same time. >> american online founder steve case endorsed hillary clinton for president shadow, although the last thing hillary wants to hear is -- >> you've got mail! >> oh, no! where? where? get rid of it! i'm gayle king with norah o'donnell and anthony mason. charlie is on siassignment toda investigators are looking
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that killed one person and injured a hundred in a new jersey transit train. the final stop of hoboken is where the crash happened. >> fabiola bittar de kroon was struck and killed by debris on the platform. the 34-year-old lawyer had just left her young daughter at day care. jim axelrod is at the scene with the latest on the investigation. jim, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. we have a vantage point we want to sort of share with yo just across from the hoboken terminal. now you see those two trains? obviously, not moving. imagine train 1614 just inside of that, barreling into to the final 100, 130 yards of the hoboken terminal, all the way down until you can see where that sort of reddish, brownish building is. that is actually where the track ends and the train jumped the barrier and into the platform area. you see that white pipe?
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john black was good for you? >> yes. >> who would they believe? hollywood's version? >> bernie is a good gouy. >> or the prosecution? that is coming up on "cbs this
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? >> yes, good music there. morning rounds we look at rise of myopia. when distant subjects app blurry. symptoms of myopia can include headaches and eye strain and squinting. dr. christopher starr is an
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it's a real thing, as you had, by 2050, maybe half of the world will be myopic or nearsighted which is dramatic. it's rapidly rising in kid. and the theories have been several. one, genetics. if both of your parents are near-sighted a chance you will be too. a lot of concern kids spending too much time indoors and it. that might be part of the thing. what is supported the most in the study they are not spending enough times outdoors getting enough sunlight and running around outside. >> what is the time recommended? >> likely nivanywhere from one three outdoor activity per day is reasonable. >> beyond what they are getting? >> right. >> what is the physiology? >> a great question and interesting.
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the sun. the dopamine controls the elongation of the eyes. if you have dopamine, it doesn't mean much but if you sit inside the longer the longer the eye the nor nearsighted. >> they say if you spend so much time inside with the library you need glasses? >> i got really great eyesight and at what point should i start >> great question. >> what is it like coming here? >> amazing. >> go for it. >> you have a great answer, doctor. >> i will try my best. the one fallacy people say i see well and i don't have an eye problem. that is unfortunate. there can be things going on inside the eye that are asymptomatic. glaucoma is one of them.
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can't remember your last eye exam, it's probably time to see the eye doctor. over age 65 one to two years an eye exam and kids should be screened regularly at school. >> starting at what age? >> kids have a screening test early in school age and screened regularly at school and at the pediatric office and eye doctor as well. >> squinting is not good? >> that's a good thing you're >> i was in middle school and we were waiting in line to get the tests and i sat down to read and all of my friends were laughing and giggling because i got all of them wrong. that's when i knew i needed glasses. >> you were probably squinting. >> thank you, doctor. >> thank you. a new way to hear this broadcast every single day. we are excited to nouns the cbs podcast launches today and you will get the news of the day and extended interviews and podcast
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? the ryder cup officially began this morning in minnesota. the competition between the u.s. and europe best golfers have some of the noisest galleries you'll ever see but yesterday was a haeckler who heard the ror of the crowd. david johnson didn't know what he got into when he called out by rory mcilroy and henrik stenson. >> he said i can make that shot. okay, big guy, come on out and see what you got. >> reporter: before pulling their heckler out of the crowd, the europeans had been missing the same practice putt over and over.
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30-year-old insurance salesman from north dakota, in front of a packed gallery of fans, made it look easy. >> i will admit it wasn't the greatest putt but happened to go into the hole. i didn't think any way the putt was going in. >> johnson and leash of luck unleashed a roar for the ryder cup faithful and reserved. >> i closed my eyes and it went in. >> definitely made the ryder cup for me. it was a great moment. >> you'll never live this one down. >> not a chance. >> it's like the greatest moment of all time. >> i love how they put the 100 dollar bill next to the ball! no pressure! >> puke is a good thing. thank you very much for that visual! director ava duvernay is her name. remember this.
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the film festival. our interview here is what's making headlines this morning. right now, several north carolina counties are struggling to clean up after thursday's devastating flooding. cumberland county is waiting through the after math of historic flooding there. cbs north carolina's amy cutler has been there all morning from amy, what are you seeing now? >> in the last few minutes, that rain has really picked up. it is adding insult to injury out here. now, we are along the lower little river. behind me, you can see it is pretty high, but this is much better than it was yesterday. this whole area was completely submerged underwater. you could vent even see that bridge. now, there remain several roads closed around here, including east manchester road, where we are.
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that's at carver's creek state park, was breached yesterday. town officials say the breach was 25 feet wide, that it overtook some of the homes around there. that means flooding. that is just one of four dams around here that the county continues to monitor at this point. a state of emergency remains in effect. we are going to continue to be out here and monitor the conditions, and we'll have more for you coming up at noon. live in spring lake, ler cbs north carolina. cumberland county schools and fort bragg schools do remain closed today. hoke county schools were operating on a two-hour delay, moore county schools on a two-hour delay, as well. we've seen the radar. we see amy out there in the rain. they toent need this. >> they certainly don't. if you are not seeing the rain, you are seeing the foggy conditions. this is a live picture aurnd the awe lee area where the fog is
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let's get to those storms. now, they are spreading from lee county into chat ham county. lightning associated there. the storm in harnett county looks to have weakened right now. at one point, it was capableover producing 40 mile an hour winds and half inch size hail. that could continue with this threat as we look towards portions of chatham and lee counties. then maybe look over towards fayetteville, seeing a fef have i downpour towards the downtown area there. so please take the umbrella with you. take your which he knows a you down. 2, 2-and-a-half miles visibility. still below a mile in fayetteville and rayford, 2-and-a-half miles in clinton. so your forecast for the day ahead, we are looking at a high of 82. scattered showers and storms possible. also this afternoon, some of those could pack a punch. much drier for the weekend ahead. that's what we like to see. some sunshine there. temperatures right around 80 starting off the mornings in the low 60s for the weekend ahead then we see more fall-like
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workweek. 79 next monday. just about 8:28. what's the latest? >> good morning. a little foggy out there as well in some spots. take you to our raleigh maps. none of them on major highways right now. let's take you to one here on a local road. blue ridge road accident at pond road. that's been cleared. westville court at lack boon trail. martin luther king jr. boulevard at pulro bragg street accident noer coleman street is still out there and resud yul dlas from u.s. 64 northbound accident right at nc 540. durham, roads look pretty good through there, down through fayetteville. local roads closed for flooding as amy mentioned. a head's up if you are traveling through that area. if you are heading south in raleigh on u.s. 1, 540 to downtown, 23 minutes. 23 minutes if you are heading on
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six years ago, my mother was murdered. her name was kathy taft, and she had touched so many children's lives on the state board of education. the police wouldn't have been able to catch her murderer if roy cooper hadn't fixed the problems at the state crime lab that he discovered when he became attorney general. now governor mccrory is attacking mr. cooper, trying to gain politically from the pain of victims and families.
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? welcome back to "cbs this morning.? coming up in this half hour, "48 hours" looks at a crime so bizarre it inspired a movie. actor jack black plays a how the whole judicial system was conned. >> ground breaking movie director ava duvernay. she opens about race and rise to hollywood and launch of her first tv series time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. "the washington post" shows donald trump's charitable foundation lacks certification to solicit money from the public. post reporter has been investigating trump's charities.
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foundation never obtained a special kind of required registration. the article says trump's charity could be forced to return donations. trump did not respond to a request for comment. "usa today" reports on the recovery of two van gough that were stolen nearly 20 years. they celebrated on twitter the italian police found them during a raid on a trafficking cocaine. they were described as priceless. a story so bizarre it ended up on the big screen. a texas widow worth millions is found dead in a freezer! her companion, a funeral home mortician is charged with her murder. peter van zandt of "48 hours" shows us more. >> reporter: 8:15 to 10:00, rock history! >> reporter: hollywood a-lister
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rock." "the voice of po" in kung fu panda. and the dark comedy "bernie." based on the murder of a wealthy widow in east texas. >> the thing about playing bernie is that -- room service -- he is loveable and important to bernie that he be loved. my name is bernie. you may have heard about me. they did a movie about me. >> reporter: the real bernie story made headlines home mortician, did the unthinkable to his close friend marjorie nugent. >> he picked up a gun. he shot her four times in the back and buried her in her own deep freeze. >> reporter: skip hole linsworth whose story inspired the movie said the relationship had an unusual beginning. >> in 1990 the town's leading
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him ready for the funeral. >> reporter: bernie assisted the funeral and in months became marjorie's companion and rooeping the benefits of her 6 million dollar fortune. >> they had a ball together. they traveled the world. >> he stole her money. >> reporter: when he was about to be found out, he shot her and killed her. >> reporter: he confessed to the crime and sentenced to life in the story fascinated oscar nominated director rick linkletter. >> i think it's asking can the nicest person in the world be capable of the worst act? >> reporter: after seeing the movie, lawyer jody cole took on his appeal and interviewed bernie and uncovered a bombshell. bernie told her he had been mow li molested as a child and had her
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snap and he killed marjorie. >> i don't know what happened that morning. >> reporter: with these revelations, cole was able to get bernie a new sentencing trial. prosecutor jane starks. >> i think he has conned hollywood and the whole judicial system. >> i'm not buying that. bernie is a good guy. >> wow. peter van zandt is here. good morning. >> good morning. >> so hollywood was brought in to this to help with bernie's story? >> well, richard linkletter found out about the story and actually met with bernie face-to-face, as did the actor jack black. >> bernie actually lived in his house for a while, linkletter? >> he did. he lived in his apartment when he got released in preparation for this resentencing trial. those two men are convinced this was not a premeditated murder but an act of passion and in texas you can get 2 to 20 years for that.
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want to see him free. >> people didn't care too much for marjorie either? >> a bible belt time and she was the most despised person in town and they had to move the trial two counties away because they couldn't get a jury that would fairly listen to this. >> wow. what a story. you can watch "the mortician, the murder, the movie." in a new episode of "48 tomorrow night. a part of a double feature that starts at 9:00/8:00 central. ava duvernay is on a mission to open doors in hollywood. >> you really have set the tone of the commitment to helping others along. >> yeah. i think of it i don't want to be alone. what good is a party by yourself? i want more people of color there. i just want more people doing this. i don't want any pleasure in being the only one.
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trying to gain access to the registration office which is our legal right. too many of you. you know damn well there is. y'all have to wait at the rear. >> no, sir.
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we are going to wait right here. segregation is now illegal in this country, sir. >> that is the scene fromthe academy award winning movie "selma." it made ava duvernay the best to be nominated for best documentary. we spoke with ava duvernay about an exceptional career with an untraditional start. this is the publicist and didn't go to film school. i see your name, i see visionary director, a film by ava duvernay. did you think that was possible? >> i didn't even dream of it. i just wanted to make my own i saw where to be able to take a small amount of money i had saved for a house, to buy a house and i made a film with it instead. my mother was not very happy
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it all die. >> a modest budget, ava duvernay reached her feature film "i will follow" back in 2010. >> i take the money i made from that and put it into another film. i thought maybe i'll make a film for a million dollars. that would be cool. >> reporter: what is really cool is that duvernay became the first woman of color to direct a film with a budget topping $100 million. because there has been so much talk about diversity in ho diversity and you go there they go. what does it mean, exactly? >> to me, diversity is all personal preference. nothing is wrong but it sounds medicinal and sounds like a
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exclude and included, definitely a woman of color. if you expand that in larger content and people who have been excluded and everyone belongs here, everyone is valuable, it starts to make more sense to me. inclusion is a word that i embrace. >> there are thousands of racially motivated murders in the south. >> reporter: following the success of the academy award winning film "selma." she maintains in her next film "13th." >> in the black community is violated a sense of unfairness. >> the film is due to open in the new york film festival. >> you did it on the 13th amendment? >> the founders said slavery is abolished except if you're committed a crime.
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but to favor one group of people in our society over another, folks have made money off punishment, profit off punishment. this film deconstruction that loophole in the constitution and really shows how it got us to where we are and which is a fracture in terms of our race relations. very disconnected. >> people are very uncomfortable talking about race. a lot of people say they don't want to hear it and in this wide open. >> reporter: well, you know what? it examines this time that we are in, this moment we are in where folks are declaring that black lives matter and i believe they do and i'm proponent and part of that movement as well as i can be, about it helps one examine where that came from and tracks, you know, how do you have it that people in 2016 have to declare that their own lives matter? why do they feel like they don't? and so it tracks and traces it.
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parents and those people's parents and those people's parents. this jen racial trauma. >> how it has to be your way, am i right? >> reporter: duvernay is not limiting her story telling to the big screen. she teamed up with oprah to create "queen sugar." >> none of us know a thing about running a farm. >> reporter: it's also important to you that women be directing in "queen sugar." >> absolutely. my directed the episode of "scandal." >> that's right. >> i never thought about television but the minute i did that episode, i got tons of offers to do other episodes and so i know that by doing one, it opens it up. so i know a number of women who have been trying to get into tv. when i got the opportunity to hire, i hired those women and now all of those women have a stamp of approval and they are -- they all book. women, people of color, an
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fantastically they are, you no sunny. >> reporter: that goes back to inclusion. >> it does. >> give me a chance. >> simple. yeah, yeah. >> reporter: after a decade long journey from interest film making to action breaking success, ava duvernay has become a brand and her influence is reaching another generation. when with you got the call about that, barbie doll, in terms of feign i think that is pretty cool. >> very cool. >> no, that was -- at that point, and said what? what is going on here? we used to play as little girls with barbie's and now a barbie with our name duvernay along the side. how cool is that? bravo. >> reporter: everything about her starting with her name, i think is cool, is cool. the one review says "13th." is a titanic statement by an american major voice and viewing should be mandatory.
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arsenic, mercury, lead. duke energy endangered the drinking water of 1.6 million people in north carolina. and what did duke energy get? a sweeter deal from pat mccrory. mccrory got thousands in campaign contributions from duke energy executives. and what will you get? years of higher electric bills to pay for cleaning up their mess.
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we end the day by congratulating two veteran cbs colleagun she has been with cbs news for 34 years and there is matt who has been with us 34 years. we wish them both the best. different studio without pat. >> great career for them. >> that does it for us. be sure to tune in tonight. as we leave you let's take a look back at all that mattered this week. have a great weekend. we have breaking news from new
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>> investigators still don't know how that fast that train was going when it pushed onto the platform. >> she has experience but it's bad experience. >> this is a man who calls women slobs and dogs and pigs. >> she doesn't have the stamina. >> we have never seen where it broke down. >> my microphone was terrible. i wonder was it set up that on purpose? >> anybody who complains it on the microphone is not having a good night. >> the world is honoring shimon peres as a visionary and fighter for peace. >> what brought you the greatest sense of satisfaction? >> olongo did not listen to officers' commands. >> you killed my brother! >> wells fargo fired more than 5,000 employees.
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>> i accept total responsibility. >> a cat five is a monster. >> he's got it. >> there is no game like it. you choose a golf ball and there you go. >> the marlins returned to the ballpark the first game since the denial of jose fernandez. >> i won the debate easily. i won cbs post debate. did not conduct in a post-debate poll. that close! >> stand by. >> i'm a comedian, character, actor, trapped in a leading man's body. >> there you go! >> oh, wow! ? bad bad bad boy ? >> sean combs sounds different these days, doesn't he? >> i felt like i had enough of
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>> morgan freeman who undoubtedly is off playing a black muslim again. >> talking about the voice. why you? what is it about your voice? where does it come from? >> it goes bits itself, you know? your voice, everybody knows charlie rose's voice. >> welcome to our first broadcast. i'm charlie rose. >> where do you want to be at 50? >> i want to be right here. ha >> that is awesome! >> i'm totally surprised. that table and i have gone a long way. >> all that. >> what do the people 3450mean they say tall, dark, handsome? >> that is a google icious shot. >> on "cbs this morning."
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i'm roy cooper...and my mom used to teach in this school. she was so proud to be a north carolina teacher. she wouldn't have liked how we've fallen to 41st in teacher pay... 44th in per-student spending... or that governor mccrory tried to cut education funding to its lowest budget share in over 30 years. it's why thousands of teachers are moving out of state. as governor, i'll make schools the priority again.
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>> judge judy: basically, you needed a home. >> correct. >> judge judy: so, your mother took you and her granddaughter in. >> announcer: life in mom's house was good for no one. >> she started saying that she hated my daughter, that she wanted us out, and i guess she just decided that she didn't want us there anymore. >> announcer: but... >> judge judy: why didn't you leave? >> announcer: ...she wasn't going anywhere. >> judge judy: what caused the police to take your mother away? you are about to enter the courtroom of judge judith sheindlin. the people are real. the cases are real. the people are real. the cases are real. the rulings are final. captions paid for by cbs television distribution theresa radke is suing her daughter, kali radke, for vandalizing her home, stealing her belongings, and filing a false restraining order.

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